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    Six more JCD men arrested, remanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2018

    Detective Branch of Dhaka Metropolitan Police arrested six leaders and activists of opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s student wing, Jatiyatabadi Chattra Dal, in connection with November...

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    IU viva-voce to begin on Nov 25

    Our Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 02:55pm on November 20, 2018

    The viva-voce for the successful candidates of first year honours courses admission under 2018-19 academic session of Islamic University in Kushita would start from November...

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    Three killed in Cox’s Bazar ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 10:48am on November 20, 2018

    Two suspected drug peddlers were killed in a reported gunfight with members of Rapid Action Battalion in Keruntoli area of Teknaf in Cox's Bazar early...

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    Woman dies after being hit by train in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:45am on November 20, 2018

    An unidentified woman died after she was hit by a train in Kuril Bishwa Road area in the capital on Monday.Airport station government railway police...

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    Three Nigerians held in Feni

    Our Correspondent . Feni | Updated at 12:44am on November 20, 2018

    Members of Border Guard Bangladesh on Monday detained three Nigerian citizens for their alleged attempt to cross Bangladesh-India border near Mirzanagar union in Feni without...

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    JU chemistry dept hosts orientation

    JU Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on November 20, 2018

    Chemistry department of Jahangirnagar University on Monday held an orientation programme for the students under 2017-18 academic session, presently studying in second year.‘Rashayan Sangshad’, student...

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    Speakers for ensuring transgender people’s rights

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rajshahi | Updated at 12:42am on November 20, 2018

    Speakers at a consultation meeting in Rajshahi on Monday called for ensuring the fundamental rights, especially the health, social and legal rights, of transgender people...

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    Zafar Ahmed joins parliament secretariat

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:40am on November 20, 2018

    Senior secretary Zafar Ahmed Khan joined the parliament secretariat on November 14.Prior to the appointment, he served the local government division, the water resources ministry...

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    Cabinet endorses Mother of Humanity Award

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:29am on November 20, 2018

    The cabinet on Monday endorsed a proposal introducing ‘Mother of Humanity Social Welfare Award’, similar to other national awards like Independence Award, in recognition to...

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    Draft policy under process to allow registration of electric vehicles

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:29am on November 20, 2018

    The government has taken a move to bring vehicles running on electricity — easy bikes, electric cars and motorcycles — under registration considering demands of...